The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 16 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Dave Brubeck called Laurence Hobgood "one of the most incredible pianists", He has a new Christmas CD - hear it and more in the Blue spotlight from 10.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:03
      Title: Song For Bob
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Duration: 6:20
    • 22:09
      Title: Tess
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 6:59
    • 22:17
      Title: Sonata Prima 'La Pellicana'
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:21
      Title: World Of Peace
      Performer(s): Silvestrov, Valentin
      Performer(s): Silvestrov, Valentin
      Duration: 3:11
    • 22:27
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Martin/ Blane
      Performer(s): Martin/ Blane
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:32
      Title: The Midnight Clear
      Performer(s): Dessner, Aaron/ Dessner, Bryce/ Stevens, Sufjan
      Performer(s): Dessner, Aaron/ Dessner, Bryce/ Stevens, Sufjan
      Duration: 3:04
    • 22:35
      Title: Augellin
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Performer(s): Landi, Stefano
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:41
      Title: End Theme
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Duration: 6:26
    • 22:48
      Title: Minuet In A Minor
      Performer(s): Rameau/Godowsky
      Performer(s): Rameau/Godowsky
      Duration: 5:24
    • 22:53
      Title: Pantoum (Assez Vif)
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 4:40
    • 22:59
      Title: Ookpik Waltz
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Frank
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Frank
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:03
      Title: Tune For Fiona
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: River
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 7:51
    • 23:15
      Title: Siochain
      Performer(s): O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Performer(s): O Raghallaigh, Caoimhin
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:22
      Title: Resonet In Laudibus
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 1:33
    • 23:23
      Title: Capona-Sferraina
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:26
      Title: Oh Christmas Tree
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:32
      Title: A Small Realm
      Performer(s): Molvaer, Nils Petter
      Performer(s): Molvaer, Nils Petter
      Duration: 3:36
    • 23:35
      Title: Life Mask
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Duration: 7:31
    • 23:43
      Title: The Titles
      Performer(s): Gesing / Winstone
      Performer(s): Gesing / Winstone
      Duration: 4:15
    • 23:47
      Title: Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
      Performer(s): Landesman / Wolf
      Performer(s): Landesman / Wolf
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:53
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (I) Allegro Deciso
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:59
      Title: Somlandela
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:47
    • 00:08
      Title: Studio No.12 In A Major - Andante
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 4:59
    • 00:13
      Title: It Came Upon A Midnight Clear
      Performer(s): Willis, R.S./Sears, E.H.
      Performer(s): Willis, R.S./Sears, E.H.
      Duration: 3:35
    • 00:16
      Title: Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
      Performer(s): Lennon, John / Ono, Yoko
      Performer(s): Lennon, John / Ono, Yoko
      Duration: 4:10
    • 00:21
      Title: Study No.5 In D Flat Major
      Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold
      Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:26
      Title: Nocturne For The Left Hand Alone
      Performer(s): Hersch, Fred
      Performer(s): Hersch, Fred
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:32
      Title: Stepping Stones
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Duration: 2:58
    • 00:34
      Title: In Time
      Performer(s): Jansch/Thompson/Cox
      Performer(s): Jansch/Thompson/Cox
      Duration: 5:25
    • 00:40
      Title: Sarabanda
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 2:08
    • 00:47
      Title: Nocturnal New York
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Duration: 4:50
    • 00:51
      Title: Cancion De Cuna Para Dormir A Un Negrito
      Performer(s): Montsalvatge, Xavier
      Performer(s): Montsalvatge, Xavier
      Duration: 2:35
    • 00:56
      Title: Nunc Aperuit Clausa Porta
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 2:10
    • 00:58
      Title: Peace - A Theme
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 1:29

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